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ZeeMee App

The ZeeMee app is the go-to social community for students headed to college and looking to make new friends. More than half of teenagers report being heavily isolated, depressed and anxious. ZeeMee believes that existing social networks are serious contributors to this epidemic, as they rely on a performance culture that students try to live up to. ... [read more]

Dec 21, 2021

University of West Florida News Room favicon University of West Florida News Room
UWF welcomes students back to campus during move-in week, prepares for Argo Arrival

“The energy is different and exciting this year,” said Dr. Ben Stubbs, director of student engagement. “I think students have been waiting for the start of the year and these are events that they are really looking forward to.” ... [read more]

Aug 19, 2021

Berkeley News favicon Berkeley News
Cal Day/Week stays virtual, gives prospective students a slice of life at Berkeley

Cal Day is back. But this year, it’s virtual. The annual campus-wide open house that attracts some 40,000 visitors to the typically bustling Berkeley campus was canceled last year because of the coronavirus pandemic, and it shifted many of its essential operations online, creating “Cal Week.” ... [read more]

Apr 20, 2021

Enrollify Starter Stories favicon Enrollify Starter Stories
Episode 6: ZeeMee—Adam Metcalf, Co-Founder

Meet Adam Metcalf — Co-Founder of ZeeMee, a private social community for colleges. In high school, Adam wanted to work in foreign service — he thought he might be an ambassador one day. After graduation, he had the opportunity to live overseas in places such as Belize, China, Russia, and the country of Georgia ... [read more]

Apr 20, 2021 favicon
TU4U Ready To Welcome The Next Generation Of Tigers

The team also signed up for ZeeMee, a social media app that allows college applicants to learn more about their potential schools. According to ZeeMee, TU is one of the schools with the most interaction on the platform. ... [read more]

Mar 26, 2021

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ZeeMee Year in Review

2020 is (finally, finally, FINALLY) coming to a close. And what better way to end than by taking one last look at where we’ve been. So, we present to you our Year in Review: ZeeMee Edition. (And scroll to the bottom to see if your school is mentioned in our College Superlatives!) ... [read more]

Dec 04, 2020

Pepperdine Seaver College Blog favicon Pepperdine Seaver College Blog
Applying to College in the Midst of a Pandemic

It’s 2020 and your senior year is probably starting off differently from how you had imagined. While it seems like everything is constantly changing, you are most likely still planning on applying to college this fall, and the Pepperdine admission team is ... [read more]

Oct 07, 2020

Ball State Daily News favicon Ball State Daily News
Ball State's incoming freshmen go through virtual summer orientation

Ball State’s incoming freshmen class is going through a virtual orientation experience because in-person orientation was canceled due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The university has partnered with the social media app ZeeMee ... [read more]

Jun 17, 2020

New SAT 'Adversity Score' Comes as Pressure Grows to Ditch the Test Altogether favicon New SAT 'Adversity Score' Comes as Pressure Grows to Ditch the Test Altogether
Cheddar Interview of ZeeMee CEO, Vanessa Didyk, on SAT Adversity Score

To better account for the social context of college applicants, the College Board is providing colleges with "adversity scores" that will be included alongside their SAT scores. ... [read more]

May 28, 2019

Thrive Global favicon Thrive Global
Do You ZeeMee Now?

Vanessa Didyk wants every student to have a voice and access to life changing opportunities. She’s an entrepreneur who’s successfully launched two EdTech business and is now the CEO of ZeeMee, a mobile engagement platform that connects students and colleges through social communities. I sat down with Vanessa to talk about college admissions and how ZeeMee helps students be their best selves ... [read more]

May 13, 2019

Unplugged with Eraldo and Daryn favicon Unplugged with Eraldo and Daryn
Lastest News On The College Admissions Scandal With Vanessa Didyk

Vanessa Didyk, CEO of ZeeMee joins Eraldo and Daryn to talk about the College Admissions Scandal in recent news. Vanessa is presently serving as the CEO of ZeeMee, a mission-driven company focused on giving every student a voice and providing them access to life-changing opportunities. ... [read more]

Apr 06, 2019

How ZeeMee is Reinventing the College-Application Process favicon How ZeeMee is Reinventing the College-Application Process
Cheddar Interview of ZeeMee Co-Founder, Adam Metcalf, on reinventing the college application

For a process that could wind up determining the rest of a student's life, college applications don't leave much room for personal expression. ZeeMee's Adam Metcalf joins Cheddar to discuss how his company is putting "stories over scores," and eradicating biases in the process. The co-founder explains how his experience as a high-school teacher inspired him to find a better way for applicants to present themselves to universities. ... [read more]

Jan 03, 2018